James Hardie Building Products' Hardibacker EZ Grid

James Hardie Building Products has announced a new generation of its popular Hardibacker Ultimate Cement Board, with Hardibacker EZ Grid. Designed with a one-inch guide, Hardibacker EZ grid is designed to be easy to lay out, score and snap.

The product is water-resistant. According to the company, it is non-abrasive to enamel or porcelain.